SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager - Virtual

November 16, 2020

Delivering value through effective Program Increment execution with SAFe®5 Product Owner/Product Manager Certification

About this Event


Develop the skillsets needed to guide the delivery of value in a Lean Enterprise by becoming a SAFe® 5.0 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM).

During this four-day course, attendees gain an in-depth understanding of how to effectively perform their role in the Agile Release Train (ART) as it delivers value through Program Increments. Attendees explore how to apply Lean thinking to decompose Epics into Features and Stories, refine Features and Stories,manage Program and Team backlogs, and plan and execute Iterations and Program Increments. Attendees also discover how the Continuous Delivery Pipeline and DevOps culture contribute to the relentless improvement of the ART.

Who Will Benefit?

The following individuals will benefit from this course:

  • Product Owners, Product Managers, Product Line Managers, Business Owners, and     Business Analysts
  • Solution Managers, Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, and members of the LACE
  • Enterprise, Solution, and System Architects

Topics Covered

  • Becoming a Product Owner/Product Manager in the SAFe® enterprise
  • Preparing for PI Planning
  • Leading PI Planning
  • Executing Iterations
  • Executing the Program Increment
  • Becoming a Certified SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager

What You’ll Learn

To perform the role of a SAFe® Product Owner/Product Manager, attendees should beable to:

  • Articulate the Product Owner and Product Manager roles
  • Connect SAFe Lean-Agile principles and values to the PO/PM roles
  • Decompose Epics into Features and decompose Features into Stories
  • Manage Program and Team backlogs
  • Collaborate     with Agile teams in estimating and forecasting work
  • Represent Customer needs in Program Increment Planning
  • Execute the Program Increment and deliver continuous value


All are welcome to attend the course, regardless of experience. However, thefollowing prerequisites are highly recommended for those who intend to take theSAFe® 5 Product Owner/Product Manager (POPM) certification exam:

  • Attend a Leading SAFe® course
  • Experience working in a SAFe environment
  • Experience with Lean, Agile, or other relevant certifications

What You Get

Class registration includes:

  • Attendee workbook
  • Preparation and eligibility to take the exam
  • One-year membership to the SAFe Community Platform
  • Certification of completion
  • SAFe 5 Product Owner/Product Manager certification upon passing of exam

Attendees must attend each day of the course in order to qualify for the exam.

Training Schedule

Monday,11/16, 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM EST

Tuesday,11/17, 9:00 -1:00 PM EST

Wednesday,11/18, 9:00 -1:00 PM EST

Thursday,11/19, 9:00 -1:00 PM EST

Refund& Cancellation Policy

Registrants are able to get a full refund until November 2, 2020. After November 2nd,registrants may elect to transfer their ticket to a colleague or receive creditfor a future event. If a registrant chooses to cancel their ticket (not transfer their ticket or use towards a future event), there is a $150cancellation fee. No refunds will be given the day before or day of the event.

Our Instructor

Robert Rendon

With over 25 years in information technology, Robert has a broad depth of experience in the field, including positions as a business architect, systems testing andr elease manager, and operational manager. He was also instrumental in the development of a large PMO practice at a large international financial servicesfirm, where he sharpened his focus on delivery methodologies. Shortly thereafter, he began his indoctrination to the agile culture where he gainedpractical experience in the scrum master, product owner and product managerroles. Over the last few years, he has explored and embraced agile at scale,where he has been serving as a transformation and implementation coach. He hasbeen a transformational leader and implementer of SAFe, pivoting organizationsfrom waterfall and aligning Scrum and Kanban teams to agile at scale. Inaddition to financial services, Robert has real-world experience in theinsurance and retail industries.


For more information about this course, contact Robert Rendon at